Workshops

GATHER & MILL is proud to host some of the most talented creative instructors in their respective field.

With workshops aimed for people of all ages and levels of experience, you're guaranteed to walk away from our classes feeling inspired and well-informed.  Please click on the descriptions below to book your workshop space today!

We look forward to seeing you soon.

FALL WORKSHOPS

Weaving Workshop - Intermediate, hosted by Cassidy Fisher of The Northern Craft    Saturday 10/19 & Sunday 10/20, 12pm - 4pm, Starts at $90   Join Cassidy for a 2 day weaving workshop. This class is designed for the intermediate weaver. In this class you will learn techniques such as the soumak weave, shapes, working with different types of yarn, & others. You are expected to have a basic understanding of weaving - knowing how to plain weave, work with a frame loom, & having a knowledge of basic weaving equipment (heddle, tapestry beater, shed stick, warp & weft). If any of those words sound unfamiliar we recommend signing up for our beginners class instead. You have the option to purchase a frame loom or one will be provided to you for the duration of the workshop. If you already have one, we would love for you to bring your own!

Weaving Workshop - Intermediate, hosted by Cassidy Fisher of The Northern Craft

Saturday 10/19 & Sunday 10/20, 12pm - 4pm, Starts at $90

Join Cassidy for a 2 day weaving workshop. This class is designed for the intermediate weaver. In this class you will learn techniques such as the soumak weave, shapes, working with different types of yarn, & others. You are expected to have a basic understanding of weaving - knowing how to plain weave, work with a frame loom, & having a knowledge of basic weaving equipment (heddle, tapestry beater, shed stick, warp & weft). If any of those words sound unfamiliar we recommend signing up for our beginners class instead. You have the option to purchase a frame loom or one will be provided to you for the duration of the workshop. If you already have one, we would love for you to bring your own!

Chunky Knit Throw Workshop, hosted by Katharine Ramirez of Aqua Energy Design Studio    Saturday 10/26, 12pm - 4pm, $155    ENROLL BY OCTOBER 12th!   This workshop is expected to fill up quickly!  Learn to knit a beautiful and luxurious bulky merino wool throw using just your hands - no needles! No knitting experience is needed. You will receive enough wool roving to complete a throw approximately 36"x54".  Get hands on instruction, washing and care instructions, and an afternoon spent with new friends.

Chunky Knit Throw Workshop, hosted by Katharine Ramirez of Aqua Energy Design Studio

Saturday 10/26, 12pm - 4pm, $155

ENROLL BY OCTOBER 12th!

This workshop is expected to fill up quickly!

Learn to knit a beautiful and luxurious bulky merino wool throw using just your hands - no needles! No knitting experience is needed. You will receive enough wool roving to complete a throw approximately 36"x54".

Get hands on instruction, washing and care instructions, and an afternoon spent with new friends.

Pumpkin Succulent Arrangement Workshop, hosted by Luna of Ethereal Zen Creations    Saturday 11/2, 4pm - 5:30pm, Starts at $30   Join us for a fun workshop and create your own living floral succulent pumpkin arrangement! (No pumpkin carving required) This is the ideal decor for a Thanksgiving dinner, or a gift for the perfect Thanksgiving host/hostess. Learn all about the basics for caring for succulents and how to transfer your succulents after life of pumpkin. All materials provided. Includes your choice of a large fairytale pumpkin or a 4" - 5" tiger pumpkin, succulents, moss and other natural décor (eucalyptus, dried floral, pinecones.)

Pumpkin Succulent Arrangement Workshop, hosted by Luna of Ethereal Zen Creations

Saturday 11/2, 4pm - 5:30pm, Starts at $30

Join us for a fun workshop and create your own living floral succulent pumpkin arrangement! (No pumpkin carving required) This is the ideal decor for a Thanksgiving dinner, or a gift for the perfect Thanksgiving host/hostess. Learn all about the basics for caring for succulents and how to transfer your succulents after life of pumpkin. All materials provided. Includes your choice of a large fairytale pumpkin or a 4" - 5" tiger pumpkin, succulents, moss and other natural décor (eucalyptus, dried floral, pinecones.)

Clay & Sip Workshop, hosted by Akela Hudson of  akela designs     Sunday 10/27, 12pm – 2pm, $45   Have you ever wanted to get your hands dirty and play with clay but not sure how to get started? Well, this workshop is for you! It's a beginner-friendly introduction to pottery, all supplies & materials will be supplied. Join Akela Hudson of  akela designs  as she guides you through basic hand-building techniques to create whatever inspires you. Also, there will be refreshments as well as some bubbles to set the mood! All pieces will be glazed and fired off-site. They will be ready for pick-up within 2 weeks of the workshop date.

Clay & Sip Workshop, hosted by Akela Hudson of akela designs

Sunday 10/27, 12pm – 2pm, $45

Have you ever wanted to get your hands dirty and play with clay but not sure how to get started? Well, this workshop is for you! It's a beginner-friendly introduction to pottery, all supplies & materials will be supplied. Join Akela Hudson of akela designs as she guides you through basic hand-building techniques to create whatever inspires you. Also, there will be refreshments as well as some bubbles to set the mood! All pieces will be glazed and fired off-site. They will be ready for pick-up within 2 weeks of the workshop date.

Felted Soap Workshop, hosted by Terry Shearn    Wednesday 12/11, 6pm - 8pm, $45   Get ready for the holidays with this fun workshop! We will be learning how to felt soap...wrapping soft merino wool roving around some amazingly wonderful soap . This thin wool coat helps soap last longer, and makes slippery bars easier to hang on to. The wool is very gently exfoliating, and can replace a washcloth or bath pouf in the shower. The wonderful wool is also antimocrobial, so the soap stays fresh.  These make wonderful stocking stuffers and fun gifts. *Bring your wine! We will provide snacks and all of the material you need to make several wet felted soaps.

Felted Soap Workshop, hosted by Terry Shearn

Wednesday 12/11, 6pm - 8pm, $45

Get ready for the holidays with this fun workshop! We will be learning how to felt soap...wrapping soft merino wool roving around some amazingly wonderful soap . This thin wool coat helps soap last longer, and makes slippery bars easier to hang on to. The wool is very gently exfoliating, and can replace a washcloth or bath pouf in the shower. The wonderful wool is also antimocrobial, so the soap stays fresh.

These make wonderful stocking stuffers and fun gifts.
*Bring your wine! We will provide snacks and all of the material you need to make several wet felted soaps.

 

PAST WORKSHOPS

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Hand-Stitched Origami Bag Workshop

with Kathy Sward

Fermentation: Sauerkraut, Brining +Probiotics Workshop

with Sienna Orlando

Cob Web Broom Making Workshop

with Bethany + Cult of Gemini

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Holiday Wreath Making Workshop

with Heidi Zacher

Pistil Annie’s Flower Truck

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Intro to Weaving Workshop

with Cassidy Fisher

The Northern Craft

"Evening Stroll" Painting UR Way

“Evening Stroll” Painting Workshop

with Kathi Whal

Painting UR Way